Man shot, killed in Wyandanch home

A 27-year-old man was found shot to death inside his Wyandanch home Friday morning. Police say they got a 911 call at around 3:30 p.m.

Authorities say Tehron Sims was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say Tehron Sims was pronounced dead at the scene. (9/11/15)

WYANDANCH - A 27-year-old man was found shot to death inside his Wyandanch home Friday morning.

Police say they got a 911 call at around 3:30 a.m. about a possible shooting on South 29th Street.

Authorities say Tehron Sims was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sims' family members told News 12 that he grew up in Amityville, and recently opened a clothing store in Deer Park. They say he had recently returned from a trip to Disney World with his 7-year-old son.

Police say it was not a domestic incident, and it does not appear to have been a random shooting.

Investigators are trying to determine how the shooter got into the home. They say other people were alseep in the home at the time, but were not injured.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

According to a police release, a man and 1 Wife dies, husband injured in 2-car crash in Rocky Point
Those arrested were reportedly previously convicted of a 2 41 undocumented immigrants arrested in NY amid ICE sweeps
Officials say the driver of the vehicle, Jon 3 3 rescued from burning car after Islip Terrace crash
Mangano was arrested on federal corruption charges in 4 Mangano, GOP at odds over county contracting procedures
Rollie Massamino is best known for leading Villanova 5 Former Stony Brook head coach finalist for Basketball Hall of Fame

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End!

Explore the Twin Forks with News 12's Doug Geed.

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays Series

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Long Island with pets up for adoption.

News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past

News 12's Danielle Campbell digs into Long Island's roots.

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long On The Spot

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long Islanders know about everything and anything.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE